Success at the Nexus of Fashion and Fish

Alumna named to Forbes’ 2019 “30 Under 30” Social Entrepreneurs list
Salmon Sisters Founders Claire Neaton '12 and Emma Teal Laukitis

It might sound like an odd pairing, but fashion and fishing are all in a day’s work for Claire Neaton ’12, cofounder of Salmon Sisters. The unconventional company is run by — you guessed it — two sisters who oversee a sustainable fishery and apparel line based in their home state of Alaska.

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GreenRide bike shares at a bike rack on central campus

University of Vermont Named a Gold Bicycle Friendly University by the League of American Bicyclists

The League of American Bicyclists has honored the University of Vermont with a Gold-level Bicycle Friendly University award in recognition of the institution’s achievements in promoting and enabling safe, accessible bicycling on campus.    

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Students sit at desks in a circle in a classroom around professor Maria Hummel

Ready. Set. Write!

Tight deadlines are great motivators, a central premise of National Novel Writing Month. November 1 to November 30, from first sentence to last — 50,000 words minimum — get it done.

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